Entry forms are due Tuesday, June 29, for the Preserved Foods contest of the Culinary Styles Competition at the 2010 L.A. County Fair. Forms may be downloaded from www.lacountyfair.com, but must be mailed back with fees postmarked no later than June 29.
Fees are $5 for 1-5 entries, $10 for 6-10 entries, $15 for 11-15 entries and $20 for 16-20 entries, $25 for 21-30 entries.
Contest items must be delivered between 3 and 7 p.m., Tuesday, July 13, to The Village on Broadway/Tapestry at Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA 91768. Check in through Gate 1 off of White and McKinley, and follow signs to the drop-off area.
Preserved Foods divisions are Preserved Foods (Division 2100), Preserved Vegetables (Division 2105), Juices (Division 2120), Fruit & Vegetable Pickles (Division 2115), Relishes (Division 2117), Sauces (Division 2118), Vinegar (Division 2119) Jams (Division 2120), Jelly (Division 2125), Preserves (Division 2130), Marmalades (Division 2135), Butters (Division 2140), Conserves (Division 2145), Dried Fruits, Meats, or Vegetables (Division 2146), Kitchen Cordials (Division 2147), Other Preserved Foods (Division 2148).
Division class details and entry instructions are also available at fairplex.com. For more information, call Amy Pond-Cirelli at email@example.com or at www.lacountyfair.com.
Under the direction of the Los Angeles County Fair Association, Fairplex is home to the L.A. County Fair, the largest county fair in the world, as well as The Learning Centers which encompasses Fairtime Learning, The Child Development Center, The Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC), the Junior Fair Board, and the Millard Sheets Center for the Arts. Fairplex also operates a diverse hospitality business with the Sheraton Fairplex, McKinley’s Grille, KOA RV Park, Finish Line Sports Grill, Cornucopia Foods, and the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel and Conference Center (opening 2011). The campus is also home to the Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum and the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona; horse-racing and Barretts Equine Limited; as well as the Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition. For more information, please visit www.fairplex.com.